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Celeste Symphrose (Vige) Pitre (abt. 1791 - 1855)

Celeste Symphrose Pitre formerly Vige
Born about in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 15 Jun 1813 in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisianamap
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 64 in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisianamap
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Symphorose Vige, daughter of Charles Vige and Catherine Catoir, was born about 1791.[1]

She married Pierre Pitre, son of Pierre Francois PItre and Francise Fontenot about 1813. Their son Pierre was born in Nov. 1814.[1]

She married Pierre Lemane, son of Pascal Lemane and Mathilde Jacqnet, in Feb. 1846, their marriage was recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.[1]

Symphorose died 4 Sep. 1855 her death was was recorded at St. Landry Catholic Church.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Southwest Louisiana Records (1750-1900) CD101. Author - Compiler: Rev. Donald Joseph Hebert, 1942-2000. Publication: Hebert Publications, Rayne, LA, 2000.
    • "VIGE, Simphorose - native of this parish (Charles & Catherine CATOY) m. 15 June 1813 Pierre PITRE - native of this parish (dec. Pierre & Marie FONTENOT) Wits: B. SMITH, --- MAQUILLE. This act recorded by Rev. Gabriel ISABEY - Cure of St. Martin of Atakapas because Fr. BUHOT's illness made it impossible for him to write this entry although he married the couple prior to his death. Fr. Gabriel ISABEY (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.243)
    • "PITRE, Cyprien (Pierre & Symphorose VIGE) b. 13 Sept. 1822, bt. 17 Oct. 1822 Pats: Pierre Francois PITTRE & Francoise FONTENOT; Mats: Charles VIGE & Chaterine CHATTOIR [Catherine CATOIR]; Spons: Cyprien FORE [FORET] & Chaterine VIGE. Fr. Flavius Henri ROSSI (Opel. Ch.: v.2, p.254)
    • "LEMANE, Pierre of New, Dept. des Basses Pyrenees, France (Pascal & Mathilde JACQNET) marriage contract: 12 Feb. 1846 Celeste Symphorose VIGE, wid. of Pierre PITRE (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Donations: v.2, p.57)
    • "VIGE, Celeste Symphorose wid. of Pierre PITRE marriage contract: 12 Feb. 1846 Pierre LEMANE (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Donations: v.2, p.57)
    • "LEMOINE, Pierre m. Celeste Symphorose VIGE Succ. dated 3 March 1853 (Opel. Ct. Hse.: Succ. #1703)
    • "PITRE, Symphorose d. 4 Sept. 1855 at age 64 yrs. (Opel. Ch.: v. 2, p. 66)
See also:
  • "Louisiana Births and Christenings, 1811-1830; 1854-1934," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 6 September 2015), Pierre Pitre in entry for Symphorose Pitre, 07 May 1829; citing Opelousas, Saint Landry, Louisiana; FHL microfilm 6,010,599.

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VIGE, Celeste (Charles & Catherine CATOIRE) b. 20 Dec. 1794, bt. Sunday, 3 May 1795 supplied ceremony for baptism which was previously performed at home. Spons: Maximillien CATOIRE & Louise VIGE. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.128)

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